Theraplay UES & My Playful Mind - Preschool Alternative | 212.288.1450
Address: 353 East 78th Street, New York, NY 10075
Theraplay - UWS | (212) 663-3331
Address: 740 West End Avenue (96th Street),Unit #2, New York, NY 10025
Theraplay LIC | 718-433-4434
Address: 11-11 44th Road Suite 402, Long Island City, New York 11101

Our Classes

  • Spring 2020 Groups

  • Sensory & Social Skills Group: Upper East Side

    Through the use of turn taking games and sensory activities, children will build age appropriate play and social skills. Focus will be placed on teamwork and sharing while working on skills to improve

    • Sensory Integration
    • Coordination
    • Fine Motor Skills

    This group will teach children to advocate for themselves, ask for help, problem solve, take turns, follow routines, and engage in all forms of play!


    • Ages
      4 and Up
    • Lead By
      Occupational Therapist
    • Cost
      call for pricing
    • Time
      Spring Group begins March 20!
  • Making SENSE: A Parent & Caregiver Workshop Series

    For Parents and Caregivers of “sensory kids” this interactive workshop series will offer practical tips, solutions, and discussion around the sensory system and how it impacts your child. Classes run on Thursdays from 6:45-8:00pm at the Upper East Side location.

    Sleep & Bedtime Sensory Strategies: March 12th
    – Activities to help your kiddo wind down at night
    – Strategies to promote a more restful night’s sleep 
    Mealtime Sensory Strategies: March 19th
    – Foods to eat that provide increased sensory input 
    – How to promote increased seated time around the table
    Grooming, Bathing & Haircut Sensory Strategies: March 26th
    –  Ways to modify daily routines (bath time, hairbrushing, toothbrushing, hair cuts, etc.) to increase your child’s tolerance 
    Wrap Up Session to Cover Additional Materials and Questions: April 2nd
    All sessions will address the difference between a sensory meltdown and a behavioral tantrum and provide appropriate strategies to manage both.

    Parents will have the opportunity to connect with other parents and fill their “toolbox” with new ways to support their children at home! 

    Lead by Rachel Heidling, Occupational Therapist

  • Space Still Available!

    My Playful Mind – Preschool Alternative Program for 3 year olds

    Click HERE for more information!


    My Playful Mind – Summer Camp Program for 3 & 4 year olds

    Dates: July 6 – August 14

    3 Day Program: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 9:00-11:30

    Call or email for additional information! SPACE IS LIMITED!!!